Meet the Staff
Dr. Mariotti’s staff is a significant part of what makes his practice special. Women and men from around Walnut Creek choose his cosmetic plastic surgery practice in Concord because they are treated with great care and respect. Learn more about our exceptional team.
Kim Mello, Physician Assistant
Kim is an integral part of Dr. Mariotti’s staff. Her passion and desire to help people is why she chose a career in medicine. Kim graduated with a master’s degree in Physician Assistant Studies from Western University of Health Sciences in 2002. For nearly a decade she held a position in a surgical practice and that experience has prepared her for assisting Dr. Mariotti with his plastic surgery procedures.
Kim has also held positions in aesthetic medicine and dermatology and is well versed in procedures such as BOTOX® and dermal fillers such as JUVÉDERM®, Restylane® and Voluma®. The culmination of all of these experiences is what drew her to working in the area of plastic surgery and considers this to be her “dream job.”
Kim works closely with Dr. Mariotti to develop appropriate treatment plans for his patients and provides assistance in the operating room and is closely involved in patient’s preoperative and postoperative care. She is a compassionate individual who prides herself in establishing long lasting relationships with her patients.
Elizabeth Lee, BSN, RN, CNOR, RNFA
Liz graduated summa cum laude from the UCLA School of Nursing in 1992. She has been a nurse for over 27 years in leading hospitals like UC San Francisco and John Muir. Liz joined Team Mariotti in 2010 and has been the operating room nurse for the past nine years.
Liz’s love of being in the operating room and helping surgical patients led her return to UCLA to be trained and certified as a Registered Nurse First Assistant. Liz thoroughly enjoys assisting surgeons during surgery.
In addition to working in the operating room, Liz now joins Dr. Mariotti in the office to provide outstanding follow up care to post-operative patients. Liz is also a trained nurse injector and assists Dr. Mariotti’s Club MSpa members.
Outside of work, Liz loves being a mom to her three wonderful children and traveling with her incredible husband.
Chris Milam, RN, BSN
Chris Milam, RN, BSN graduated from California State University Hayward in 1996. She began her nursing career working at Lucille Packard Children’s Hospital at Stanford. In 2005 she transitioned to Medical Dermatology where she worked for a decade and was introduced to medical aesthetics. During that time she became highly skilled as an injector and laser specialist.
Chris joined our practice in 2017 and skillfully performs BOTOX®, Dysport®, Sculptra® and all Dermal Filler injections. Outside the practice, Chris is an avid sports fan and enjoys traveling with her family.
Linda Becerra, Licensed Esthetician
Linda has joined Team Mariotti to provide our patients with wonderful treatments in our MSpa. Linda has been part of the medical field for over 20 years and she has been pursuing her passion in the science of skincare for the past 14 years since becoming a state licensed, board-certified cosmetic esthetician in 2003. She then opened her own business and practiced for 14 years prior to joining Dr. Mariotti’s office.
Linda stays up to date on the advancements in the skin care industry by consistently continuing her education and taking courses to stay certified in the latest equipment and products.
Linda’s specialties include (but are not limited to) anti-aging treatments, acne management and rosacea care. She is well versed in HydraFacial MD®, medical-grade chemical peels, microdermabrasion and facials. Her goal is to always strive for the best results for her patients and customize each treatment to meet the patient needs.
In her spare time, Linda enjoys baking, cooking, entertaining friends and family, as well as traveling and golfing with her husband.
Dominique Pizzimenti, Office Manager
Dominique has been with Dr. Mariotti for ten years. Beginning as his personal surgical technician in the operating room for the first two years with the last eights years in the office setting. As the Office Manager, Dominique oversees Team Mariotti and coordinates the day to day running of the office and staff. Dominique is an integral part of our office and is quick to assist and make your experience here at Dr. Mariotti’s a pleasurable one.
Dominique enjoys spending time in Napa with her husband and beloved golden retriever, Mia Bella. Her highlight is seeing her three adult children grow up.
Audrey Boling, Patient Care Coordinator
Audrey joined our practice in 2012 and has made a great addition to our team. She has a background in accounting and customer service. Audrey serves as our Patient Care Coordinator assisting all of our cosmetic patients with their surgical quotes, surgery scheduling and financing needs. With her joyful and friendly personality, Audrey desires to make patients’ needs a priority. Please allow Audrey to help you achieve your surgical goals at our practice.
Melissa Miranda, Patient Coordinator
Melissa joined Team Mariotti in 2015. Her voice is one of the first you will hear when calling Dr. Mariotti’s offices. Melissa’s strength is her upbeat personality and she enjoys helping our patients setup their cosmetic or skincare consultations. While Melissa is away from work she enjoys spending time with her husband and two sons.
Kristina Ardebili, Front Desk Coordinator
Kristina is our front office coordinator and joined Team Mariotti in 2011. She is friendly, outgoing and especially enjoys assisting our patients at checkout after their consultations. Kristina is also the office point person for both our MSpa Aesthetics Club and Brilliant Distinctions plans. Kristina loves being part of Team Mariotti and helping our patients along their journey with us.
Deborah Mariotti, Practice Manager/Wife
Deborah handles our Accounts Payable and Human Resources departments. She is also involved in assisting patients with their skin care needs. She obtained a Master’s Degree in Spanish from Indiana University and often assists our Spanish speaking patients.
Deb is also Dr. Mariotti’s “better half.” She’s the mother of their three boys and overseer of their busy household. She keeps Dr. Mariotti sane, healthy and well fed. When not working, she joyfully serves as the group leader for Bible Study Fellowship.